Spiriva and Pruritus - from FDA reports
Pruritus is found among people who take Spiriva, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Symbicort, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Pruritus with Spiriva. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 100,153 people who have side effects when taking Spiriva from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Jul, 22, 2017
100,153 people reported to have side effects when taking Spiriva.
Among them, 1,208 people (1.21%) have Pruritus
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Spiriva when people have Pruritus *:
- < 1 month: 50.41 %
- 1 - 6 months: 33.88 %
- 6 - 12 months: 6.61 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.31 %
- 2 - 5 years: 4.13 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.65 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Pruritus when taking Spiriva *:
- female: 61.48 %
- male: 38.52 %
Age of people who have Pruritus when taking Spiriva *:
- 0-1: 0.11 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.66 %
- 20-29: 0.88 %
- 30-39: 3.08 %
- 40-49: 6.05 %
- 50-59: 16.06 %
- 60+: 73.16 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (137 people, 11.34%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (81 people, 6.71%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (51 people, 4.22%)
- Pain (49 people, 4.06%)
- Stress And Anxiety (44 people, 3.64%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Symbicort (158 people, 13.08%)
- Singulair (157 people, 13.00%)
- Advair Hfa (127 people, 10.51%)
- Advair Diskus 100/50 (127 people, 10.51%)
- Albuterol (125 people, 10.35%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (384 people, 31.79%)
- Fatigue (150 people, 12.42%)
- Urticaria (126 people, 10.43%)
- Nausea (105 people, 8.69%)
- Headache (101 people, 8.36%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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How long after stopping will the itching stop? Has been 5 days is no way as bad or often seems to be less every day, was horrible when taking. Would think after 5 days any side effect should be gone completely.
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